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The 11 Best Places to See Sharks...From Behind a Cage
Offbeat  (tags: sharks, cage, galapagos, hammerhead, animals, environment, interesting, off-beat, photos, pictures, wildlife, world )

- 12 hours ago -
With an extremely unique and diverse wildlife population, a dive into the waters of the Galapagos offers the chance to encounter several species of sharks, including hammerhead
The UK's 10 Best SECRET Beaches Revealed
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- 6 hours ago -
There's no better place to take advantage of the sun than at some of Britain's best beaches.
They're BARD! Shakespeare's Stratford-Upon-Avon Birthplace Prohibits Tourists From Using Selfie Sticks for Fear of Damage
Offbeat  (tags: stratford upon avon, somerset, shakespeare, bard, england, uk, poet, selfie, birthplace, history )

- 7 hours ago -
Tourists who visit William Shakespeare's birthplace will have to take photographs the old fashioned way as the location becomes the latest place to ban selfie sticks over fears of damaging artefacts.
A Royal Reprieve in London, Italy's Secret Religious Archive and An Island Inhabited By a Tribe That May Kill You on Sight: 10 P
Offbeat  (tags: places, visit, travel, london, tribe, italy, world )

- 6 hours ago -
In all that time spent daydreaming about your next vacation, it's unlikely that any of these locations would have ever crossed your mind. And with good reason.
Hats Off for Henley! The Regatta With the World's Strictest Dress Code Returns
Offbeat  (tags: Henleys, regatta, England, suits, dress code, attire, England, UK )

- 4 hours ago -
It's one of the most prestigious events of the summer season and is almost as famous for the legions of men who arrive wearing jaunty striped blazers as it is for boats.
A Kiss of Love and Affection
Offbeat  (tags: kisses, animals, culture, interesting, off-beat, pets, photos, pictures )

- 1 day ago -
When you really care about someone, a kiss, whether given to lips, a cheek or the back of a hand - is the best way to show it.
The Queen and Family Who Lost Three Loved Ones Join Minute's Silence for 30 UK Victims of Tunisian Massacre
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- 12 hours ago -
The families of those killed in the Tunisia terror attacks have been joined the Queen, the Prime Minister and millions of members of the public in a minute's silence to remember those killed on the beach at Sousse.
Animal Lover Rescues a Terminally-Ill Dog From a High-Kill Shelter and Creates a Bucket List of Activities for Him to Enjoy
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, bucket list, sad news, rescued, chester )

- 1 hour ago -
A caring woman from Columbus, Georgia, has taken a poor cancer-ridden rescue dog under her wing and become his devoted foster carer during his final days in the world.
Invasion Washington: UFOs Over the Capitol By Kevin D. Randle   video
Offbeat  (tags: ufos, paranormal, UFO sightings, ufos on radar )

- 23 hours ago - 1952 Washington UFO Photo and Video Debunked, but the Incident is Not /washington-1952-ufo-photo-and-video.html
How Is a Life Worth £12,980?
Offbeat  (tags: Compensation, Law, Courts, Wrongdoing, Bereavement, Life )

- 9 hours ago -
Trinity Mirror's chief executive recently questioned how compensation for phone hacking could come close to the amount awarded for deaths caused by wrongdoing. How can compensation for things as different as bereavement and lost privacy be calculated?
The African Soldiers Dragged Into Europe's War
Offbeat  (tags: World War One, Europe's war, African soldiers )

- 9 hours ago -
More than one million people died in East Africa during World War One. Some soldiers were forced to fight members of their own families on the battlefield because of the way borders were drawn up by European colonial powers, writes Oswald Masebo.
Odd Shaped Watermelons Herald Japan's Summer
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, design, odd, watermelon, Japan, high price )

- 2 hours ago -
Japanese consumers are used to paying through the nose for fruit, and now the summer's here thereâEUR(TM)s another way for them to empty their wallets: cube and heart-shaped watermelons.
What Would a True Digital Renaissance in Africa Look Like? | TakePart
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- 17 minutes ago -
This is a good thing.

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